Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 15 Jun 1918

Place: Coldwell Lane, Clay Cross

The body of a newly-born male infant was found floating nude in a well.

It was thought that it was probably dead before it had been placed in the well about three days earlier.

Medical evidence showed that the child had probably died from neglect.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Sheffield Independent - Saturday 15 June 1918